Canon Announces PowerShot G16, SX170 IS, SX510 HS, and S120 Cameras

Canon PowerShot G16
Canon has announced several new cameras, including the G16 (pictured above), SX170 IS, SX510 HS, and S120.  The G16 is the costliest out of all them at $550 and it will start shipping in October.  The G16 has a 12.1-megapixel CMOS sensor, DIGIC 6 processor, 5x 28-140mm f/1.8-2.8 optical zoom lens and 1080/60p video capture.

The S120 costs $450 and will also be coming in October.  The S120 has a 12.1-megapixel CMOS sensor, DIGIC 6 processor, 5x 24-120mm f/1.8-5.7 optical zoom lens and 1080/60p video capture.

The SX510 HS costs the least at $250.  The SX510 HS has a 12.1-megapixel CMOS sensor, DIGIC 4 processor, a 30x 24-720mm f/3.4-5.8 optical zoom lens, and 1080p video.

The G15, S120, and SX510 HS has WiFi built-in.  They are compatible with the Canon Image Gateway Android or iOS app so that you can upload photos to several social networking websites including Facebook, Twitter, and Flickr.

“At Canon we are continually inspired to introduce the latest technological advancements to the PowerShot line of digital cameras,” stated Canon’s EVP and general manager of Imaging Technologies & Communications Group.  “Although smartphone camera popularity is continually increasing, the PowerShot line of cameras offers features such as advanced image sensors, high-quality optics, low-light capabilities and extremely fast autofocusing speeds that, when combined, are unrivaled by smartphone technology.”

[Source: Engadget]

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